CCS is a recognized external evaluator and educator for Family Resource Programs throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. CCS acknowledges evaluations as an ongoing and necessary component in measuring the success of programs and procedures outlined in the Operational Work Plan and Evaluation Framework. CCS also acknowledges the need for comprehensive in-service training to assist Family Resource Centre Programs in the creation of suitable organizational measures and tools for evaluative and operational activities, and strategic planning.
Through its experience as external evaluators, CCS has witnessed first hand the need for in-service education to staff, trustees and volunteers in the organization and delivery of programs that are within the stated mandates of these publicly funded agencies. In-service Training and Strategic Planning delivered by CCS has been designed specifically for Family Resource Programs across the Province, and are delivered to staff, trustees and volunteers at the program site. Training is available through any combination of program modules, as follows:
Module 1: Governance & Administration
Module 2: Evaluation Focus
Module 3: Effective Operations Strategies
Module 4: Management of Evaluation Data